Cathodic Protection Technician

Hemel Hempstead
£30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
05-07-2022 05:28 PM

Cathodic Protection Technician

Home Based - Birmingham to Greater London Areas


Astute are working with a unique business who are looking for a Cathodic Protection Technician to join their team. The client provides operational and engineering services to fuel and gas pipelines as well as critical national infrastructure.

Role and Responsibilities

The Cathodic Protection Technician will be responsible for:

  • Plan and conduct routine monitoring of CP and corrosion control systems for pipeline, tanks and plant piping
  • Maintain, repair and install replacement CP equipment
  • Perform and support more specialised CP surveys (e.g. CIPS, DCVG, PCM, Interference Testing / Investigation, Current Drain Test etc)
  • Identify faults / issues and performing initial troubleshooting and methodical and structured fault Ensure projects are delivered to specification, in a timely manner and within budget
  • Data analysis & reporting to assist the Senior CP Engineer and wider Integrity Team
  • Procurement of CP materials, parts and tools

Skills and Qualifications

The ideal candidate for this position will have:

  • Good understanding of the principles for cathodic protection including criteria, survey technique, equipment, installations, standards and good practices
  • Years' experience in a corrosion management / CP role in a relevant industrial environment
  • Experience of working on construction projects and the supervision of such
  • A good understanding of the UK pipeline industry or similar high hazard industries
  • Excellent knowledge of H&S, ideally SMSTS or similar
  • ICORR Level 2 Certification (or equivalent)
  • Full UK Driving License

Salary & Package

In addition to an exciting career, you will also receive

  • £30,000 - £35,000 DOE
  • Private Healthcare
  • increasing pension scheme
  • Company Bonus
  • 33 Days holiday including BH

How to Apply

To apply for this exciting opportunity, please email a copy of your CV and covering letter or call 02392 222 968 and ask for Kieran Boyton-Salts.

Astute Technical Recruitment Limited are acting as an employment agency in relation to this vacancy. We do not discriminate on the grounds of age, race, gender, disability, creed or sexual orientation and comply with all relevant UK legislation. We encourage applications from individuals from all backgrounds but candidates must be able to demonstrate their ability to work in the UK and Europe. Astute is also committed to the government's Disability Confident Employer initiative. We endeavour to get back to everyone, however, if you have not heard anything after 7 days, please consider your application unsuccessful.

Become part of something great

A friendly environment that takes work seriously. Everyone at Astute seems to very much enjoy being here and that reflects on the atmosphere in such a positive way. No one ever seems to have an issue with lending a helping hand when it is needed. The way that the staff on the floor are very focused and hardworking spurs you on to be the same. The saying "Work hard, play hard" could not apply more to the lovely bunch I have the pleasure of working with. I really feel as though I have fitted in well at Astute.

I have received nothing but the heartiest welcome into the Business. Not your normal recruitment agency. Firstly, you receive thorough training. Instantly you get the welcoming atmosphere and there is great team morale. Management listens, Colleagues listen and my opinion and any offering I contribute, I feel is valued and taken seriously. I really enjoy the level of support I receive as a newbie to both Recruitment and the world of Technical and I genuinely feel valued. I would highly recommend and already have to many of my contacts!